# How do you solve # 23- 4\times 3#?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 9, 2018

The answer is

#### Explanation:

Use Order of Operations (PEMDAS) to solve the expression.

P - Parentheses

E - Exponents

M - Multiplication

D - Division

A - Addition

S - Subtraction

There are no parentheses in this expression, and no exponents either, so we can skip those. Now, there is a multiplication sign. Multiplication comes before subtraction, so we'll multiply.

Now, the only thing remaining is subtraction, so now we will subtract.

So, that is why the answer is